The University of Iowa Libraries

The University of Iowa Libraries


Allen Motor Company Records Edit




  • 1903-2006 (Creation)


  • 4.50 linear feet (Whole)
  • Photographs in Box 7 other_unmapped (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Records of the oldest auto dealership in Iowa, including financial records, newsletters, and photographs.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The records were donated by Allen R. Chapman in 2007.

  • Preferred Citation

    Allen Motor Company Records, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

  • Other Descriptive Information

  • Related Materials

    Two brochures were removed from this collection and cataloged for the x collection. They are:

    xfTL215 B95 G454 1955 - 1955 Buick : forefront of fashion, thrill of the year

    xfTL215 C27 G454 1940 - Presenting America's finest motor cars : two new Cadillac-Fleetwoods, four new Cadillacs including the lowest-priced Cadillac V-8 ever built

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers consist largely of financial records, marketing materials and photographs and cover a broad range of industry related, social, and political issues.

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